Local Obits for Mon. Apr 12th, 2010
Mr. Edwin Hochhalter, age 98, of Cumming passed away Monday, April 12, 2010. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jenny Womack.Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Francis ...
Mrs. Lora Belle Dodd, age 98, of Forsyth County passed away Monday, April 12, 2010. She was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church. Mrs. Dodd was preceded in death by her parents, Du ...
Nellie M. Ward Saine, age 87, of Chicopee passed away on Monday, April 12, 2010 at New Horizonâ
Mrs. Hilda Chandler Chasteen, age 89, of Commerce died April 12, 2010 at her residence. Mrs. Chasteen was born in Banks County to the late, W.A. and Sallie Wade Chandler. Mrs. Ch ...
Curtis VanBuren Smith Jr., age 57, of Dahlonega died April 12, 2010.A memorial service will be held on Saturday April 17, 2010 at 3:00pm at Skyland United Methodist Church in Atlan ...
Mrs. Dorothy Jean Gilreath, age 64, of Dahlonega, GA, died April 12, 2010.Mrs. Gilreath was a lifelong resident of Dahlonega. She was a poultry farmer for 30 years and worked at L ...
James Douglas Pass, age 60, of Dahlonega passed away at Chestatee Regional Medical Center following a period of declining health on April 12, 2010. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.